Wednesday, April 27, 2016

APHA Webinar Series: Making the Connection, Climate Changes Health

Making the Connection: Climate Changes Health
A Four-Part Webinar Series
APHA and ecoAmerica are proud to co-sponsor a four-part webinar series investigating the health impacts of climate change. The series explores the connection between climate change and key areas of our health: allergies and asthma; health risks in children; mental health; and transportation and healthy community design as a mitigation approach. 

RegisterPart I – Making the Connection: Climate Changes Allergies and Asthma
Monday, May 9, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. EDT
Don't miss the start of the series! During this webinar, participants will discover how climate change conditions impact allergies and asthma. Register today!


  • Mark Mitchell, MD, MPHChair, National Medical Association Council on Medical Legislation
    Co-Chair, National Medical Association Commission on Environmental Health
  • David B. Peden, MD, MSAssociate Chair for Research & Chief, Division of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics
    Director, Center for Environmental Medicine, Asthma & Lung Biology
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
  • Mona Sarfaty, MD, MPHDirector, Program on Climate and Health
    Center for Climate Change Communication
    George Mason University
Stay involved! Follow the conversation on social media using the hashtags #APHAwebinar and #ClimateChangesHealth. For more information on how climate change impacts health, please Learn more about Climate for Health, and join health leaders from across the nation to lead by example and engage others on climate solutions.

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